What You’ll Learn:
- Learn how mindfulness helps you thrive in your relationships
- Explore how our perceptions shape our resilience
- Discover how resilience can shape your path
Lama Rod Owens
Officially recognized by the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism, Lama Rod Owens is one of the leading teachers of his generation of Buddhist teachers. He is the Guiding Teacher for the Radical Dharma Boston Collective and teaches with Inward Bound Mindfulness Education (iBme) and is also a faculty member for IBme’s teacher training program. He holds a Master of Divinity degree in Buddhist Studies from Harvard Divinity School with a focus on the intersection of social change, identity, and spiritual practice. He has been published and featured in several publications including Buddhadharma, Lion’s Roar, Tricycle, The Harvard Divinity Bulletin, Spirit Magazine, and the book Real World Mindfulness for Beginners were he contributed the chapter on working with anger and difficult emotions. He has offered talks with many organizations and universities including New York University, Yale University, Harvard University, Tufts University, University of Vermont, and Boston College. He is also heavily engaged in social change work and has just released a book with Rev. angel Kyodo williams and Dr. Jasmine Syedullah entitled, Radical Dharma, Talking Race, Love, and Liberation. His current writing project is an exploration of intersectional masculinity and spirituality.
About Susan Piver
Susan Piver is the New York Times bestselling author of eight books, including The Hard Questions, the award-winning How Not to Be Afraid of Your Own Life, and The Wisdom of a Broken Heart. Her new book is Start Here Now: An Open-Hearted Guide to the Path and Practice of Meditation. She is also founder of the Open Heart Project, an international online mindfulness community with close to 20,000 members.
Found more information on her events, books, classes, and more here.